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(Subject to change)
(Curriculum subject to change)
The Song & Music Composition Course provides the trainees with fundamental and advanced techniques to be a songwriter.
A specialist team of established and experienced music industry professionals are engaged to provide a comprehensive and diverse skill sets, training and mentoring the trainees.
Trainees will obtain in-depth and practical skills in both technical and artistic stills from this programme. This includes strong fundamentals in music theory, music analysis, sound recording and music production to enable the trainees to have the skills required for a strong head start in their career.
Principles of Melody & Lyrics
This module will provide students with an introduction to the concepts of writing and producing ‘hit’ songs. They will apply this knowledge and create a catalog of songs that can be pitched to music publishers or projects
Students will be guided to apply various keyboard playing skills to enhance their quality of demos and/or music arrangements.
Students will be guided to apply various guitar playing skills to enhance their quality of demos and/or music arrangements.
Digital Audio in Audio Engineering
This module will provide the student with a broad introduction into the theoretical, technical creative and artistic principles of sound and recording. During the course of this module, students will be introduced to basic acoustic principles, microphones, signal flow, recording studio equipment, and communication skills.
Logic Pro X techniques, Midi & Synthesis
During the course of this module, students will be introduced to hardware and software based digital technology and will be introduced to digital audio workstation software, through Apple’s Logic Pro. This module will also provide the student with an introduction into the theoretical, technical and creative principles of synthesizers synthesis and the MIDI protocol. During the course of this module, students will be introduced to synthesizer and MIDI terminology, technology and the creative practical application of keyboards, hardware and software.
During the course of this module, students will listen to and analyze songs from all eras and different genres of music to form an understanding of what makes a great song.
This module will provide the student with a broad introduction into the basic rudiments of music theory.
Musical History & Style
This module will provide the student with a broad introduction into the history of pop music and its impact on and from culture. They will also be required to create musical works of the same periods that they study.
This module will provide the student with the fundamentals of vocal techniques required for creating polished demos for songwriting.
This module will provide the student with the knowledge and means to properly present themselves as working professionals in any industry in which they pursue a career. During the course of this module students will be introduced to resume writing, communication skills, goal recognition, as well as practical information and exercises that will enhance career development plans, improve job search skills, and entrepreneurship.
Introduction to Entertainment Business
This module will provide the student with a broad introduction of the entertainment industry. During this course students will learn about Film & TV, Radio, Video Games, New Media, and how they all encompass the business of music.
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